March 2013 Cultural Arts Calendar

  • Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Provided by The Cultural Arts Alliance of Greater Summerville† Events are posted in date order.

Summerville Walking Tours
The Summerville Dorchester Museum is offering two guided walking tours of Summerville (one of old planter Summerville and the other of West End and its railroad history).† Walks cover about a mile and take about an hour.† They are available daily by appointment.† For further information call 875-9666 or visit

The First Thursday Readers
Thursday, March 7 • 7-9 p.m.
The First Thursday Readers will meet to discuss “In the Garden of Beasts” by Erik Larson. We will also discuss new books being published. The public is welcome to attend.†
Contact information:† 875-2059,
Location: Perkins Restaurant, 1700 Old Trolley Road, Summerville

Romance Readers
Thursday, March 7 • 7-8 p.m.
The Romance Readers Book Club will meet to discuss “Take Me Home” by Nancy Herkness.† Sponsored by the Friends of the Summerville Library. †You may ask for the book at the front desk of the library.† Books are provided by the Friends.
Contact information: Anne Martell at or Sylvia Vandertulip at
Location: Summerville Library, 76 Old Trolley Road, Summerville

Friends of the Summerville Library (FOSL)
Tuesday, March 12•7-9 p.m.
The Friends of the Summerville Library will hold their monthly meeting.
Contact information: 871-6440,
Location: The Summerville Library, 76 Old Trolley Road, Summerville

The Think Tank: Sharing Key Knowledge and Thoughts
Saturday, March 16 • 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
The Think Tank meets to discuss (in different months) news articles/opinion pieces or non-fiction books on ethical issues, history, current events or technology. At the March 16 meeting, the group will discuss magazine articles about “Immigration and Citizenship, Can Americans Pass the Citizenship Test?” The public is welcome to attend all meetings.† Please contact well in advance of the meeting dates so you can read the articles or the book before the meetings.
Contact information:† 875-2059,
Location: Atlanta Bread Company, Main Street, Summerville

It’s a Mystery to Me Book Club
Thursday, March 21 • 7-9 p.m.
It’s a Mystery to Me Book Club will meet to discuss “True Crime” by Andrew Klaven.† Upcoming publishing events will also be reviewed. Sponsored by the Friends of the Summerville Library. Books can be picked up at the front desk of the library at no charge to the reader. If the books are all checked out, please notify the point of contact below.† New members are always welcome.†
Contact information:† 875-2059,
Location: Summerville Library, 76 Old Trolley Road, Summerville

Summerville DREAM Third Thursday
Thursday, March 21 • 5 - 8 p.m.
Summerville DREAM Third Thursday offers a variety of cultural events and an art walk for every interest. Stores and restaurants remain open late to support Third Thursday.†
Contact information: (843) 821-7260 or
Location: Downtown Summerville (Short Central and Hutchinson Square)

Singers of Summerville
Saturday, March 23 • 7:30 p.m.
The Singers of Summerville will perform a concert called “Absolutely Andrew,” a performance of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s medleys and songs from musicals. Tickets are $10 each for adults and $5 for students.†
Contact information:; 873-7795;
Location:† Summerville Baptist Church, 417 Central Avenue, Summerville

The monthly Cultural Arts Calendar appears in the Summerville Journal Scene each month. Please submit cultural arts events to by the 20th of the prior month for insertion in the Cultural Arts Calendar. You will need to separately enter your event into the Summerville Journal Scene web calendar if you want it to appear on the website or in the newspaper during the actual week of the event.


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